Doctor Matt Stevens

Doctor Matt Stevens

Associate Dean, Engagement,
Dean's Unit School of Built Environment

Associate Dean, Engagement,
Dean's Unit School of Built Environment

Lecturer In Construction Management,
Construction Management



  • PhD University of Florida

Professional Memberships

  • Lean Construction Institute, NSW (2018 - 2019)
  • CIOB Global Student Challenge (2018 - 2019)
  • CharterNet Business Advisors R&D Scholarship Panel (2019 - 2019)
  • Constructathon 2019 at Google - Pyrmont (2019 - 2019)


  • Constructathon 2019 Winner 2019-08-24


  • Construction Organizational Effectiveness
  • Construction Education
  • Construction Productivity
  • Mass Customization in Construction
  • Smart Modern Construction
  • University-Industry Collaboration

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Dean's Unit School of Built Environment
  • Dean's Unit School of Built Environment
  • Construction Management


  • Centre For Smart Modern Construction
  • LaTTe Member


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  • Stevens, M. (2012), 'The Construction MBA: Practical Approaches to Construction Contracting', : McGraw-Hill 9780071763257.
  • Stevens, M. (2006), 'Managing a Construction Firm on Just 24 Hours a Day', : McGraw-Hill Education 9780071479158.

Chapters in Books

  • Stevens, M. and Day, J. (2019), 'A construction management education focus and process direction : the power of focusing on four outcomes using formative teaching, learning, and assessment', Claiming Identity Through Redefined Teaching in Construction Programs, IGI Global 9781522584520.

Journal Articles

  • Stevens, M. (2013), 'Managing Giga Projects: Advice from Those Who've Been There, Done That', Australasian Journal of Construction Economics and Building, vol 13, no 1 , pp 106 - 106.
  • Stevens, M. (2012), 'Construction Item Pricing for More Profit and Less Risk', Australasian Journal of Construction Economics and Building, vol 12, no 3 , pp 103 - 103.

Conference Papers

  • Stevens, M. and London, K. (2019), 'Strengthening academic and industry collaboration for improved outcomes and impact : construction management sector centre model', CIB Congress, Hong Kong, China.
  • Stevens, M. and Noguchi, M. (2019), 'The challenges of mass customization for designing and constructing residential spaces', CIB Congress, Hong Kong, China.
  • Stevens, M. (2018), 'A formative approach to construction education', International Conference on Advancements in Engineering Education, Sydney, N.S.W..
  • Stevens, M. (2015), 'Reducing variability of a valuable construction input : subcontractors', International Group on Lean Construction. Conference, Perth, W.A..
  • Stevens, M. (2014), 'Increasing adoption of lean construction by contractors', International Group for Lean Construction. Annual Conference, Oslo, Norway.


Current Supervision

Thesis Title: Modelling Transferability of Safety to Construction Workers
Field of Research:


Title: Construction Project Cost to Complete Calculator
Description: Projects the Job Cost to Complete
Title: Construction Field Productivity Cost Calculator
Description: Recording and Cost Analysis of Construction Project Productivity and Forecasts It to the End of the Project
Title: Productivity Capture and Analysis
Description: Records and Analyzes Labor Productivity on a Construction Project
Title: Construction Breakeven Calculator
Description: Calculates the Breakeven Revenue for a Construction Firm
Title: Project Return on Investment Calculator
Description: Caculates the ROI for a Construction Project
Title: Job Size Overhead Calculator
Description: Applies Office Overhead to Project Cost by Size of Job Cost
Title: Dual Rate Overhead Calculator
Description: Applies Overhead Cost to Project Cost via Banking Data and Algorithms

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